Of course Simon's appearence is political - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Helen
    • 21.07.11 | 22:28 (IDT)

    Of course its political. By appearing in Israel, Simon is choosing not to join the international BDS movement and thus he gives a quite tick of approval to the continuing occupation of the W/B etc. The best that can be said of Simon is that Israeli settlement and expansionism is not his battle and we all pick our battles. He is 70 years of age and there is no need to think the worst of him. But his appearance is political.

    from the article: Still singing after all these years; Paul Simon returns to Israel
    First published 10:02 21.07.11 | Last updated 10:02 21.07.11
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